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Wilmington Trails

There are excellent walking trails near Lake Raponda and you'll find them on maps here. The maps also show loops and hikes nearby. Different maps are available for viewing, printing, or geo-location on your phone.

Hogback Mountain Trails

The Hogback Mountain Conservation Association has many hiking trails nearby You'll find them on the Hogback Trails map, available in several forms:

  • PDF map: You can view this map on a computer or phone and also print it.
  • JPG map:  You can view this map on your phone.
  • Keyhole map: With this map on your phone, its GPS can show where you are on the trails.  First install the Custom Maps app (Android) or  Map Plus app (iPhone).

Molly Stark State Park Trails

The Molly Stark State Park has a loop trail to the fire tower atop Mt. Olga. Its map is available in several forms:
  • Paper map: Pick one up at the park office
  • PDF map: You can view this map on a computer or phone and also print it.

Valley Trail

The Valley Trail
connects Wilmington and West Dover.  Its map is available in several forms:


    Lake Raponda

About the Lake
About the Watershed
About the Association
Lake Raponda plants and wildlife
Lake Raponda Little Free Library
Gardens and Landscapes
Walks and hikes near the lake
Geocaches near the lake
Maintaining your septic system
The First Lake Raponda Hotel
The Second Lake Raponda Hotel
Vermont Lake Wise
Federation of Vermont Lakes and Ponds
House numbers

    Local Resources

Town of Wilmington
Wilmington Historical Society
Wilmington, 1900
Wilmington area charities
Wilmington Works
Recycling and Composting
Vermont Center for Ecostudies
Windham conservation events newsletter

    Local Activities

Chamber of Commerce Events
Memorial Hall Events
Wilmington Library Events
MHCA Movies in West Dover
Front Porch Forum
Brattleboro Time Trade


Dover Library Events Calendar
ibrattleboro Calendar
Deerfield Valley News Calendar
Brattleboro Commons Calendar
Vermont Humanities Council Calendar
Vermont Historic Sites Calendar

    Nearby Annual Events

June: Vermont Lakes Seminar
June: Strolling of the Heifers
July-Aug: Marlboro Music Festival
July-Sept: Informational Roundtables
Aug: Grace Cottage Fair
Aug: Deerfield Valley Farmers' Day Fair
Aug: Bondville Fair
Sept: Vermont Life Wine and Harvest Festival
Sept: Peru Fair
Sept: Guilford Fair
Sept: Marlboro Fair
Oct: Newfane Heritage Festival